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Business law

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD1629

Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Denis J. Keenan, Sarah Riches
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Harlow : Pearson Longman, 2007
  • Material: Internet resource
  • Type: Book, Internet Resource
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Short Description

Xli, 597 pages : ILlustrations ; 25 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Business law is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Denis Keenan, Sarah Riches.
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 48 editions
  • First edition Date: 1987
  • Last edition Date: 2009
  • General Notes: Previous edition: Harlow: Pearson/Longman, 2005.
    Includes index.
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD1629
  • Dewey Code: 346.4207
  • ISBN: 9781405846974 1405846976
  • OCLC: 156890431

Main Contents

Table of Statutes Table of Cases PART 1: INTRODUCTION TO LAW 1. The Nature of Law 2. The Changing Law 3. Legal Services and Dispute Settlement PART 2: BUSINESS ORGANISATIONS 4. Classification and Survey of Types of Business Organisation 5. Non-Corporate Organisations 6. Companies PART 3: BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS 7. Introduction to the Law of Contract 8. Types of Business Contract 9. The Terms of Business Contracts 10. Contracts for the Supply of Goods and Services 11. Tort in Business 12. Criminal Liability of Business 13. Credit 14. Consumer Protection PART 4: BUSINESS RESOURCES 15. Business Property 16. Employing Labour Index

Summary Note

Denis Keenan and Sarah Riches provide an easy to understand, but comprehensive introduction to business law. The text is well illustrated by cases, diagrams, specimen documents and questions.

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If you wish to locate similar books to “Business law”, they can be found under the 346.4207 in a public library, and the Library of Congress call numbers starting with KD1629 in most university libraries. If you wish to look up similar titles to “Business law” in an on-line library catalog, the official Library of Congress Subject Headings under which they can be found are:

Commercial law
Corporation law
Great Britain

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